Opinion

Elizabeth Book is best choice for 82nd District

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: I am writing to endorse Elizabeth Book for State Representative for the 82nd District. Her views, what she plans to do when in office, and her experience make her the best candidate for the job. Elizabeth supports eliminating the school property tax, which is something that ...

Read Woodward’s book and judge for yourself

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: I have noticed that The Sentinel has been even handed lately in printing both right- and left-leaning opinions on its opinion page. However, I was disappointed in the cartoon on Monday’s editorial page. The cartoonist seems to be echoing the administration’s public ...

Spaghetti dinner to benefit Ertley family

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: The Milroy Lions Club wishes to announce our September spaghetti supper. It will be held at the White Memorial Church, Main Street, Milroy. We will be serving from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20. The menu will be the same: spaghetti, meatballs, salad, applesauce, bread, ...

It’s back to business – except for legislators

Editorials

September is back to business for school children and workers who have burned off their vacation time. Why isn’t it the case for state lawmakers? The House had originally been scheduled to return to Harrisburg for two voting sessions this week, but Speaker Mike Turzai (R., Allegheny) ...

It must be September

Local Columns

Early mornings are foggy. Pumpkins, gourds and mums have begun to appear in all the local produce stands and markets. The zinnias in my flower beds are looking very shabby. I dug out my recipe for pumpkin pie, cookies and bread. Port Royal is recovering from the ever popular 168th Juniata ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

Local Columns

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717) 436-6378 to have a ...

Education on ‘Real ID’ must become priority

Editorials

Pennsylvania is gearing up to begin issuing Real ID-compliant driver’s licenses and ID cards to people who want them, beginning in March. If you’re not familiar with why this state will be making them available, you’re not alone. It’s safe to surmise that most Pennsylvania residents ...